Corvus

Saturday, 19th May 2007 by
It was wet today! So wet that we almost stayed home and looked out of the windows wishing we were more dedicated... Are we just fair weather climbers?

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BBC go filming

Thursday, 17th May 2007 by
Dave was volunteered by work (yes, it was a jolly) to stand by Long Churn Cave, to help a film crew in a helicopter locate Upper Long Churn cave for the forthcoming BBC series on caving with Kate Humble and some other guy...

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Mini LAMM, Keswick

Thursday, 17th May 2007 by
Richard Dearden and I embarked on the mini- Lowe Alpine Mountain Marathon on Thursday. This event was organised as part of the Keswick Mountain Festival; starting from near Lattrig in Keswick, the idea was to find as many of the 19 control as possible in 4 hours. These were spread throughout the valley and hills […]

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Dodging the Rain at Wharncliffe

Sunday, 13th May 2007 by
Sunday dawned dry - a bonus, it was supposed to rain! But with a forecast for rain from the south around lunch time we opted for a trip to Paul's local crag, Wharncliffe...

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Nearly finished

Sunday, 13th May 2007 by
Our new greenhouseOur new greenhouse...

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Grit, Limestone and Paul’s Pink Bike

Saturday, 12th May 2007 by
Paul and I had planned a trip to Scotland, but the weather forecast was very poor. Such a shame after the weeks of sunny weather we've been having recently. But, not to be deprived of our sport completely I headed down to the Peak to join Paul for some climbing on my least favoured rock; Grit! It seems to me that grit is either steep and strenuous or unprotected...

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Four hours in a bivvy bag

Saturday, 12th May 2007 by
Dave gives his body to a good cause for a few hours.

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I got all my sisters with me…

Friday, 11th May 2007 by
Yeah - "We are family, I got all my sisters with me..." Well, that's how the song goes, so me and Caroline made our way over to Bedfordshire to Saskia's place for a weekend of sibling fun.

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